The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Google.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 89 93 101
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Google 6 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.46% 0.88% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 2.37% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 4
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% -17.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £39,800 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,700 £49,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Google
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
498 507 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.43% 37.12% 37.12%
Number of salaries quoted 288 306 397
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Google across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Google
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google across the Edinburgh region.

Google Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Google
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Google Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Google also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Google.

1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 9 (39.13%) Marketing
3 9 (39.13%) Google Analytics
3 9 (39.13%) Analytics
4 8 (34.78%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (26.09%) Online Marketing
6 6 (26.09%) Open Source
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) SVG
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) VBA
7 5 (21.74%) Windows
7 5 (21.74%) SaaS
7 5 (21.74%) Heroku
7 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
7 5 (21.74%) Android
7 5 (21.74%) React
7 5 (21.74%) User Experience
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
7 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (21.74%) Android Development
7 5 (21.74%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (21.74%) Ember.js

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Google also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Google. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) SAS
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
1 3 (13.04%) SPSS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Google Analytics
2 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (26.09%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (21.74%) Google Compute Engine
3 5 (21.74%) Heroku
3 5 (21.74%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Lumira
2 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
2 1 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (4.35%) QlikView
2 1 (4.35%) Spotfire
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.70%) Mercurial
1 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (39.13%) Marketing
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Android Developer
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Lead Android Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Statistical Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Account Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Chief Technology Officer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Visualisation Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) SEO Account Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SEO Executive
6 1 (4.35%) SEO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SEO Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) Backbone.js
3 5 (21.74%) Ember.js
3 5 (21.74%) React
3 5 (21.74%) SVG
4 3 (13.04%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) CSS3
5 2 (8.70%) Google Maps API
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5 Boilerplate
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) LAMP
5 2 (8.70%) Modernizr
5 2 (8.70%) Open Graph
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) Symfony
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
5 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) Economics
3 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Psychology
3 3 (13.04%) Statistics
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.35%) Social Media
5 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Android
1 5 (21.74%) Apple iOS
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Analytics
3 8 (34.78%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Online Marketing
4 6 (26.09%) Open Source
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 5 (21.74%) Android Development
5 5 (21.74%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) SEO
6 4 (17.39%) Web Analytics
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Campaign Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) Pay per click
7 3 (13.04%) Propensity Modelling
7 3 (13.04%) Statistical Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.70%) Tag Management
8 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) VBA
3 4 (17.39%) R
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe
3 3 (13.04%) Facebook
3 3 (13.04%) Twitter
4 2 (8.70%) Tableau
4 2 (8.70%) Zend
5 1 (4.35%) Alteryx
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Birst
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (4.35%) Juniper
5 1 (4.35%) Omniture
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) TIBCO